[Metacarpal osteoarticular injuries in children].

@article{Jehanno2013MetacarpalOI,
  title={[Metacarpal osteoarticular injuries in children].},
  author={Pascal Jehanno and Virg{\'i}nia Mas and Frank Fitoussi and J M Frajman and Philippe Valenti and Keyvan Mazda},
  journal={Chirurgie de la main},
  year={2013},
  volume={32 Suppl 1},
  pages={S29-38}
}
Metacarpal fractures and dislocations in the fingers are common injuries in children's hands. Most of these can be treated successfully non-operatively, although a subset requires more aggressive treatment. Results following appropriate care in children are generally good. Twenty percent of them need a reduction, need for surgical stabilization is rare… CONTINUE READING